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» The Questionable Link Between Saturated Fat and Heart Disease
04/05/14 19:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . May 2, 2014 6:48 p.m. ET RF Pictures/Corbis "Saturated fat does not cause heart disease"—or so concluded a big study published in March in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine. How could this be? The...
» Northern Ireland Police Release Gerry Adams Without Charge After Arrest
04/05/14 19:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Updated May 4, 2014 5:08 p.m. ET Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams prepares to speak alongside Martin McGuinness after Mr. Adams was released by police without being charged. Getty Images Gerry Adams, a key f...
» Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Russia is emerging as a long
04/05/14 18:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Navy Times | navytimes.com. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Russia is emerging as a long-term threat to the U.S. The aviation Navy's boss grounded all planes and squadrons except those deployed o...
» Group protests at APA meeting the use of psychiatric drugs for troops
04/05/14 18:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from navytimes.com. NEW YORK A watchdog group turned out in force Saturday at the American Psychiatric Association annual meeting to protest the practice of medicating troops and veterans with psychiatric drugs.
» Big Banks Started Laundering Massive Sums of Drug ...
04/05/14 17:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from international drug trafficking organizations - Google Blog Search. As Wikipedia notes, Alfred McCoy (Professor of history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and one of the world's top experts on drug ...
» Wall Street and the Global Laundering of Drug Money
04/05/14 17:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Global Research. For More Than 30 Years, the Big Banks Have Been Key Players In the Drug Trade Official statistics show that huge sums of drug money are laundered every year: The United Nations Office on D...
» Operation Root Canal nets 35 arrests for drug trafficking ...
04/05/14 17:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from international drug trafficking organizations - Google Blog Search. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Thirty-five alleged members of a drug trafficking organization were arrested Tuesday as a result of a law enforcem...
» Wall Street and the Global Laundering of Drug Money ...
04/05/14 17:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from international drug trafficking organizations - Google Blog Search. The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) conducted a study to determine the magnitude of illicit funds generated by drug traff...
» Jonesboro police say 'Gunman knew Arkansas shooting victims'
04/05/14 16:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Jonesboro Police identified the shooter as Porfirio Hernandez, 40, who recently had been released from a mental health treatment facility Police responded to the first shooting about 1 ...
» L.A.'s jails: Where not to treat the mentally ill
04/05/14 14:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
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» Gerry Adams released from custody after 96 hours of questioning in Jean McConville murder inquiry
04/05/14 14:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Police confirm that Sinn Fein leader has been released from custody Authorities will send a file to Public Prosecution Service, say police Decision over charges to be made after prosecu...
» Dem Rep. Schiff calls on party to boycott new Benghazi investigation
04/05/14 12:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . A Democratic member of the House intelligence committee called Sunday for his party to boycott the newly announced committee tasked with probing the Benghazi attacks, dismissing new evidence that Republicans ...
» Ukraine Nears Brink of Civil War as Violence in East Continues | TIME.com
04/05/14 12:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from [Untitled]. Unrest in Ukraine continued to worsen Sunday as pro-Russian forces attacked the police headquarters in Odessa, two days after clashes in the city left dozens reportedly dead. Fresh violence bro...
» Pro-Russian Rebels Storm Police HQ In Ukraine
04/05/14 12:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Thousands of pro-Russian militants have reportedly stormed a police headquarters in the southern Ukrainian city of Odessa. An AFP reporter on the scene said around 3,000 people were involved in the attack. Th...
» BBC News - Sinn Féin accused of 'blackmailing' PSNI over Gerry Adams
04/05/14 12:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - Northern Ireland. 4 May 2014 Last updated at 10:53 ET Protesters, including senior members of Sinn Féin, gathered on Saturday to call for the release of Gerry Adams Northern Ireland's first...
» A chilling assessment of Gerry Adams by leading chronicler of The Troubles
04/05/14 12:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . By Kevin Toolis PUBLISHED: 21:00 GMT, 3 May 2014 | UPDATED: 14:25 GMT, 4 May 2014 157 shares Years of denial: Adams during a Republican march in West Belfast 1971 He has been accused of being the greatest lia...
» Mob storms Odessa police headquarters to release pro-Russian protesters held since riots on Friday which killed 47
04/05/14 12:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Russian President said he is 'outraged' by the violence Moscow also demanded presidential elections set for May 25 be postponed Government in Kiev has declared two days of mourning for ...
» Barneys Gun - YouTube
04/05/14 11:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
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» Safety | WeaponsMan
04/05/14 11:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WeaponsMan. In conversations with our local police chief, we learned that he’s had an awful lot of trouble with burglary victims having lost property that they can’t describe accurately. That m...
» Pendulum - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
04/05/14 10:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Wikipedia - Recent changes [en]. A pendulum is a weight suspended from a pivot so that it can swing freely. [ 1 ] When a pendulum is displaced sideways from its resting equilibrium position , it is subject...
» Laws of Pendulum Motion | eHow
04/05/14 10:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from eHow - Mom How To's. The Laws that govern pendulum motion led to the discovery of an important property. Physicists break up forces into a vertical and a horizontal component. In pendulum motion, three...
» What Does the Pendulum Effect Refer To?
04/05/14 10:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from eHow - Mom How To's. By observing a weight suspended on a string, Galileo noticed that the weight, when pushed, swings from its central resting position to one side a certain amount and then to the oth...
» White House Details Thinking on Cybersecurity Flaws
04/05/14 10:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON — In a rare insight into the government’s thinking on the use of cyberweapons, the White House on Monday published a series of questions it asks in deciding when to make public the disc...
» It’s Not Just About Obama
04/05/14 10:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . THERE has been a festival of commentary of late bemoaning the pusillanimous foreign policy of President Obama. If only we had a president who rode horses shirtless, wrestled a tiger or took a bite out of a ne...
» America the Shrunken - NYTimes.com
04/05/14 10:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . NOT long ago I asked a good friend of mine — one of the smartest men I know, and one of the most devoted dads — if he thought that his children would live in a more prosperous America or at least ...
» pendulum effect in politics - Google Search
04/05/14 10:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . What Does the Pendulum Effect Refer To? | eHow <a href="http://www.ehow.com" rel="nofollow">www.ehow.com</a> › Education ‎ Cached Similar Share View shared post On a purely scientific ...
» pendulum theory in politics - Google Search
04/05/14 10:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Cyclical theory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyclical_ theory ‎ Cached Similar Share View shared post Wikipedia Loading... Leaders or politicians are representations of the &...
» Cyclical theory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
04/05/14 10:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Wikipedia - Recent changes [en]. The cyclical theory refers to a model used by historian Arthur Schlesinger to attempt to explicate the fluctuations in politics throughout American History . Liberalism and...
» President Obama and the World
04/05/14 10:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Two years after winning an election in which foreign policy was barely mentioned, President Obama is being pummeled at home and abroad for his international leadership. The world sometimes seems as if it is f...
» Farsnews
04/05/14 10:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . TEHRAN (FNA)- Germany's Bild newspaper said on Sunday that dozens of US officers from the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) were consulting the new Kiev government i...
» Takfiri fighters - Google Search
04/05/14 09:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . News for Takfiri fighters S. Arabia Relocating Takfiri Fighters from Syria to Ukraine Fars News Agency ‎- 2 hours ago TEHRAN (FNA)- Saudi Arabia has sent a large number of Takfiri fighters in Syria to U...
» Three shot dead and four injured in Jonesboro, Arkansas
04/05/14 09:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Three shot dead ... Police officers and crime scene analysts outside a house in east Jonesboro, Arkansas. where two people, including a girl, 13, were killed andn four wounded. Source: AP THREE people, includ...
» Four Dead In Jonesboro, Arkansas Shootings
04/05/14 09:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . At least four people were found shot dead and four others seriously injured in incidents reported from Jonesboro, Craighead County, about 130 miles northeast of Little Rock, Arkansas Saturday afternoon. Respo...
» Ukraine accuses Russia of engineering Odessa riots that killed over 40
04/05/14 09:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . By Natalia Zinets KIEV Sun May 4, 2014 7:33am EDT KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk accused Russia on Sunday of engineering clashes in Odessa that led to the deaths of more than 40 pr...
» Ukraine Violence Spreads as Government's Grip on East Loosens Further
04/05/14 09:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . By Lukas I. Alpert MOSCOW--Fighting in eastern Ukraine grew more widespread as the Kiev government stepped up a campaign to quell a pro-Russian insurgency, with clashes reported in several cities and local de...
» ‘They beat us with bats and chains’
04/05/14 08:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from RT - News. Published time: May 03, 2014 00:47 Edited time: May 04, 2014 08:31 A protester walks past a burning anti-government tent camp near the trade union building in Odessa May 2, 2014. (Reuters / Yevg...
» Ukraine Vows to Press Military Offensive in Pro-Russian East
04/05/14 08:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Ukraine says it will continue pressing its military offensive against pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, as the Kremlin reported receiving thousands of calls for help from the re...
» Ukraine Presses Pro-Russia Militants After Fighting Spreads to a Port City
04/05/14 03:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s security forces pressed their assault to try to reclaim the pro-Russian stronghold of Slovyansk on Saturday, even as the rebels freed seven European military observers an...
» Ukraine crisis: Kremlin insists it cannot control pro-Russian separatists and calls for dialogue with West - Europe - World
04/05/14 03:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . As Russian troops continued to conduct exercises near the Ukrainian border and the US Secretary of State, John Kerry, demanded the Russian government do more to defuse the situation or risk further economic s...
» Ukraine crisis: 'This is not some kind of a short-lived uprising. It is a war' - Europe - World
04/05/14 03:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The wall disintegrated and burst into flames, the tankers were sliced open as if with a can opener, the severed parts of each one left lying across the road. One round overshot and hit a car, leaving it a smo...
» Russia just dared the West to launch an all-out economic war
04/05/14 03:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Comments on: Russia just dared the West to launch an all-out economic war. The past 24 hours have put Russia and the West on a direct collision course over the crisis in Ukraine. A mid-April agreement in G...
» Kerry to Russia: Stop Supporting Ukraine Separatists
03/05/14 19:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Pro-Russia protesters storm the governor's business premises in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, May 3, 2014. Pro-Russia protesters storm the governor's business premises in Donetsk, Ukraine, Ma...
» Alexandra Tolstoy fears Putin wants to kill her family
03/05/14 19:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Alexandra Tolstoy's three children speak English, French and Russian The mother-of-three believes her life is in 'grave danger' from Vladimir Putin Ms Tolstoy's partner is in dispute wi...
» Kremlin says it is weighing response to ‘thousands’ of pleas for help from Ukraine
03/05/14 19:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . “People are calling in despair, asking for help. The overwhelming majority demand Russian help,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitri Peskov told reporters Saturday. “All these calls are reported to Vla...
» Hillary Clinton: To Run Or Not To Run
03/05/14 19:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News Channel Daily. Hillary Clinton is a constant topic of discussion in political circles.  It is one of the favorite past times in America, guessing who will be involved, and who will win the electi...
» Senator urges Hillary Clinton to seek presidency
03/05/14 18:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON Sat May 3, 2014 2:48pm EDT WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia on Saturday endorsed Hillary Clinton for president, even though the former secretary of state has not announced wheth...
» Former U.S. Ambassador to Moscow Warns of War in Ukraine | TIME.com
03/05/14 18:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from [Untitled]. Michael McFaul, who served as President Obama’s ambassador to Moscow until February, has warned that the Ukraine crisis is approaching a state of war that could trigger a large scale inva...
» Northern Irish Police Extend Gerry Adams Jail Stay, Riling Republicans
03/05/14 18:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . May 3, 2014 3:24 p.m. ET Anger grew on the republican side of the political divide in Northern Ireland on Saturday as Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams spent a third day under arrest in connection with one...
» Quinn to present Hillary Clinton with state honor
03/05/14 17:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . 5 Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Quinn to present Hillary Clinton with state honor Gov. Pat Quinn will present Hillary Rodham Clinton with an Order of Lin...
» Can Obama's 'Year of Action' revive his presidency?
03/05/14 17:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Christian Science Monitor | USA. Touting his “Year of Action,” President Obama is doing everything he can to show that he’s not a lame duck with sorry poll numbers, rendered ineffective b...
» Ukraine Presses Rebels as Events Spiral in East
03/05/14 16:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s security forces pressed their assault on pro-Russia militants in and around the separatist stronghold of Slovyansk on Saturday, even as the rebels freed seven European mi...
» Ukraine crisis: death by fire in Odessa as country suffers bloodiest day since the revolution
03/05/14 16:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Ukraine Crisis - Latest news and developments from Ukraine and Crimea. The chain of events that led up to the tragedy on Friday night is already a matter not only of debate, but of partisan loyalty. What c...
» Merkel Signals That Tension Persists Over U.S. Spying
03/05/14 16:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON — President Obama tried to mend fences with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany on Friday, calling her “one of my closest friends on the world stage.” But Ms. Merkel replied tartl...
» Behind the Masks in Ukraine, Many Faces of Rebellion
03/05/14 15:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . SLOVYANSK, Ukraine — The rebel leader spread a topographic map in front of a closed grocery store here as a Ukrainian military helicopter flew past a nearby hill. Ukrainian troops had just seized positi...
» BBC News - Russia sympathisers vent anger at Ukraine Odessa deaths
03/05/14 15:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - Europe. 3 May 2014 Last updated at 13:37 ET The BBC's Fergal Keane reports from Odessa's Trade Unions House Pro-Russia supporters in the Ukrainian city of Odessa have voiced their anger a day af...
» Ukraine Needs U.S. Military Aid
03/05/14 15:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . May 2, 2014 6:51 p.m. ET The battle for Ukraine is entering a dangerous new phase, as the Kiev government is finally making an attempt to regain control over its eastern cities from local thugs and Russian sp...
» Apathy in the Executive - WSJ.com
03/05/14 15:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Updated May 2, 2014 5:59 p.m. ET Rome Friends and I kept seeing groups of Poles who'd taken planes or 20-hour bus rides to be here for the canonization of John Paul II. They did not look wealthy. A lot of the...
» Puerto Rico Formally Submits Balanced Budget
03/05/14 12:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: International. Puerto Rico's government has released more details on the island's first balanced budget in more than a decade. Officials say the U.S. territory's education and police departments ...
» Senator Tim Kaine to Endorse Hillary Clinton if She Runs
03/05/14 12:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . May 2, 2014 11:33 p.m. ET Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, shown last month, will announce his support for Hillary Clinton at an event in South Carolina. Associated Press Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia on Satu...
» Pro-Russia Militants Release OSCE Observers in Ukraine
03/05/14 12:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Updated May 3, 2014 8:08 a.m. ET One of the freed OSCE observers, Axel Schneider, speaks to reporters in the southern Ukrainian city of Slovyansk on Saturday. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images MOSCOW—Mi...
» BBC News - 'We are all monkeys'
03/05/14 12:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - Home. 28 April 2014 Last updated at 12:38 ET By BBC Trending What's popular and why Neymar and his son hold a banana If you can't beat racism, eat it. That's what thousands of people on social m...
» BBC News - Venezuelan ex-intelligence chief Eliecer Otaiza killed
03/05/14 11:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - Latin America & Caribbean. 29 April 2014 Last updated at 06:19 ET Eliecer Otaiza backed Hugo Chavez's coup attempt on 4 February 1992 A former chief of Venezuela's intelligence service, Elie...
» ITAR-TASS: World - 15 killed in eastern Ukraine’s Sloviansk after OSCE observers’ departure
03/05/14 11:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ITAR-TASS. SLOVIANSK, May 03. /ITAR-TASS/. Fifteen people were killed as a result of clashes between radicals and the supporters of federalization in the eastern Ukrainian city of Sloviansk after the ...
» Claiming a Copyright on Marx? How Uncomradely
03/05/14 10:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The Marxist Internet Archive , a website devoted to radical writers and thinkers, recently received an email: It must take down hundreds of works by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels or face legal consequences. ...
» Ukraine facing 'war' against rebels in east - Europe
03/05/14 09:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). Ukraine's security services have said the country is fighting a war against separatists in the east of the country, and blamed agents in the breakaway Moldovan region for provokin...
» Dozens killed in Ukraine riot and fire; OSCE monitors freed
03/05/14 09:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . By Oleksander Miliukov and Maria Tsvetkova ODESSA/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine Sat May 3, 2014 8:13am EDT ODESSA/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - At least 42 people were killed in street battles between supporters and op...
» Ukraine braced for more bloodshed as Russia warns peace has been 'destroyed'
03/05/14 09:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Day of violence across Ukraine yesterday sparks fears of Russian invasion Cleaners were this morning clearing up after fierce riots in Odessa A fire in a union building there killed 37,...
» Ukraine crisis: Pro-Russian separatists release Western observers in Slaviansk
03/05/14 09:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Just In. Updated 1 hour 57 minutes ago Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine have freed a team of European military observers after more than a week in captivity in the flashpoint town of Slaviansk. "...
» OSCE Observers Held in Ukraine Released | TIME.com
03/05/14 09:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from [Untitled]. (SLOVYANSK, Ukraine) — Pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine on Saturday released the seven OSCE military observers and five Ukrainian assistants who had been held for more than a week...
» Sinn Fein Leader’s Time in Jail Is Extended, as Party Sees Political Motives by Police
02/05/14 22:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . LONDON — The Northern Ireland police were granted permission on Friday to keep Gerry Adams, the leader of Sinn Fein, in custody for another 48 hours for questioning about a gruesome 1972 murder. His par...
» Obama: U.S., Germany United in Imposing Costs on Russia
02/05/14 21:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Updated May 2, 2014 6:40 p.m. ET U.S. President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel present a united front on the Ukraine crisis, Berkshire Hathaway heir apparent to be Buffett's eldest son, a Mo...
» Ukraine crisis: dozens killed in Odessa fire as violence spreads to country's south
02/05/14 21:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Ukraine Crisis - Latest news and developments from Ukraine and Crimea. Riot police largely stood aside as pro-Russian activists carrying bats and shields and distinguished by the orange and black St. Georg...
» How Ukraine and Russia are moving toward war
02/05/14 21:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WorldViews. With Ukrainian troops launching a major assault on a rebel stronghold Friday , just a day after Russian President Vladimir Putin warned Kiev to withdraw its troops from the east and south of th...
» Chaos grips Odessa, Ukraine’s third-largest city
02/05/14 20:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WorldViews. Friday marked a dark day in Ukraine's months-long turmoil, with forces sent by the government in Kiev clashing with pro-Russian separatists in the breakaway town of Slovyansk, leaving at least ...
» Ukraine clashes: dozens dead after Odessa building fire | World news
02/05/14 20:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest news, sport and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian. People wait to be rescued from the trade union building in Odessa, after it was set alight during chaotic clashes. Photograph: Reuters More ...
» Fire kills 31 in Odessa after pro-Russia clashes
02/05/14 20:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Michael Winter, USA TODAY 6:44 p.m. EDT May 2, 2014 Ukrainian government supporters clashed with pro-Russian demonstrators in the Black Sea port of Odessa, Ukraine, on May 2, 2014. (Photo: Sergei Poliakov, AP...
» More than 40 killed in fire, clashes in Ukraine's Odessa
02/05/14 20:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . By Natalia Zinets KIEV Fri May 2, 2014 3:18pm EDT KIEV (Reuters) - More than 40 people were killed in Odessa on Friday, most caught in a building set on fire after pro-Russian activists and supporters of Ukra...
» В Одессе десятки человек стали жертвами столкновений и пожара - YouTube
02/05/14 18:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on May 2, 2014 На десятки идет число погибши ...
» BBC News - Ukraine crisis: Dozens killed in Odessa fire amid clashes
02/05/14 18:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - Europe. 2 May 2014 Last updated at 16:31 ET Footage from activist Vitaliy Umanets shows violence on the streets of Odessa At least 31 people have been killed in a fire in an official building am...
» Dramatic video: Odessa Trade Unions building on fire with dozens of activists blocked inside - YouTube
02/05/14 18:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on May 2, 2014 At least 38 anti-government activists died in fire at Odessa's Trade Unions House after suffocating with smoke or jumping out of windows of the burning building, Ukrainian Interior Mi...
» Turmoil in Venezuela: An Update - YouTube
02/05/14 17:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Mar 19, 2014 As civil unrest continues in Venezuela, we asked Latin American Program Director, Cindy Arnson, for an update on the sometimes violent situation. She provides insight into what's hap...
» Putin and Crimea Part I - YouTube
02/05/14 17:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 15, 2014 Listening to the rhetoric surrounding Russia's move on Crimea, you might think the Cold War never ended. Why did Putin make this move and is there more in store? And how significant ...
» 20140502SE - YouTube
02/05/14 17:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on May 2, 2014 Wilson Events - Captured Live on Ustream at
» President Obama Holds a Press Conference with Chancellor Merkel of Germany - YouTube
02/05/14 17:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by WoodrowWilsonCenter. Published on May 2, 2014 President Obama and Chancellor Merkel of Germany answer questions from the press at the White House. May 2, 2014.
» Into the Fold or Out in the Cold? NATO Expansion and European Security after the Cold War | Wilson Center
02/05/14 17:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest From the Wilson Center. Events Into the Fold or Out in the Cold? NATO Expansion and European Security after the Cold War May 02, 2014 // 10:00am — 12:00pm Event Co-sponsors:  Kennan Insti...
» Jane Harman - Google Search
02/05/14 16:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Jane Harman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ Jane _ Harman ‎ Cached Similar Share View shared post Wikipedia Loading... Jane Margaret Lakes Harman (born June 28, 1945) is the fo...
» Russia in East Asia: History, Migration, and Contemporary Policy
02/05/14 16:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest From the Wilson Center. This talk explores Russia’s ties with East Asia through the lens of migration and policy. Russia spans the Eurasian continent, yet its historic and present connections with E...
» Dealing with Russia: A Way Forward
02/05/14 16:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest From the Wilson Center. Russia’s aggression in Ukraine has been the subject of many editorials and op eds.  However, there has not been enough analysis as to why relations with Russia have reached t...
» Chuck Hagel | Wilson Center
02/05/14 16:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest From the Wilson Center. Chuck Hagel was sworn in as the 24 th Secretary of Defense on February 27, 2013 becoming the first enlisted combat veteran to lead the Department of Defense. Secretary Hagel ...
» Ukraine crisis highlights NATO defense spending problem: Hagel
02/05/14 16:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . By David Alexander WASHINGTON Fri May 2, 2014 11:45am EDT WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia's actions in Ukraine have shattered the myth of European security in the post-Cold War era and underscored the danger NA...
» Hagel urges NATO members to raise defense budgets in response to Russian threats
02/05/14 16:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . NATO members will be “judged harshly” if they do not increase defense spending in response to the challenge now posed by Russia, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told U.S. allies Friday. “Talki...
» Hagel Wilson Center - Google Search
02/05/14 16:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . About 124,000 results Washington Post ‎- 5 hours ago ... of the current fiscal impasse, Hagel said in an address at the Wilson Center . ... Hagel's speech is the toughest yet among a series of Obama ...
» Hagel: Idea of permanent peace in Europe is gone | Military Times
02/05/14 16:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Pro-Russia supporters block the Kramatorsk-Slavyansk road to prevent Ukrainian National Guard troops from advancing on Friday. Russia warned on Friday that Ukraine's use of the army against its own people in ...
» German Businesses Urge Halt on Sanctions Against Russia
02/05/14 16:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Updated May 1, 2014 10:11 p.m. ET German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets with President Barack Obama in the Oval Office Friday. Reuters BERLIN— Angela Merkel is carrying a clear message from Germany's bu...
» Obama: ‘We Do Not Have a Blanket No-Spy Agreement With Any Country’
02/05/14 16:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense One - All Content. President Obama on Friday addressed the rolling controversy surrounding his administration’s international surveillance and rejected suggestions that the U.S. had brokered ...
» Charles Krauthammer: Obama’s foreign policy of denial
02/05/14 16:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Charles Krauthammer: Most Recent Articles and Archives. Obama’s first rhetorical defense , as usual, was to attack a straw man: “Why is it that everybody is so eager to use military force?̶...
» The military's sexual assault response is a catastrophic blight on our service | BriGette McCoy | Comment is free
02/05/14 16:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest news, sport and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian. Military sexual trauma has become a blood sport of the military – and the chiefs sit by and watch as the men and women who serve get h...
» Neanderthals aren't grunting, club-wielding idiots – we are | Martha Gill | Comment is free
02/05/14 16:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Science | The Guardian. 'People had been comparing Neanderthals to their successors, rather than their contemporaries. Which is rather like assuming I am more advanced than my parents because I know how to...
» Why can't nerds break news instead of just explaining it? | James Ball | Comment is free
02/05/14 15:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Media | The Guardian. How similar is reporting the Snowden files to indulging in five minutes of self-gratification? If you don't closely follow the "future of journalism" debates, here's hoping those two ...
» Merkel Visits the White House - NYTimes.com
02/05/14 15:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story .
» CBS News crew held in Ukraine by pro-Russia militants
02/05/14 15:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WorldViews. A pro-Russia militant guards barricades near Slovyansk, in eastern Ukraine. (Sergei Grits/AP) As the Ukrainian army launched its first major assault on the rebel stronghold in Slovyansk at dawn...
» ‘Difficulties Yet To Overcome’ In US Spy Scandal « CBS DC
02/05/14 15:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CBS DC. Latest News Get Breaking News First Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning. Sign Up WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel ...
» Obama: U.S., Germany united in sanctioning Russia for Ukraine crisis
02/05/14 15:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - Europe. STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: Further sanctions would target specific sectors of Russian economy, Obama says NEW: But he says targeting energy sector is "unrealistic" NEW: May 12 meeting of Europ...
» Obama, Merkel call on pro-Russia forces to stand down in Ukraine
02/05/14 13:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday called on Russia to influence pro-Russian military groups in Ukraine to stand down and said it was disgraceful that the mil...
» Obama, Merkel To Display Unity Against Russia | TIME.com
02/05/14 13:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from [Untitled]. (WASHINGTON) — President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel mounted a display of trans-Atlantic unity Friday against an assertive Russia, even as sanctions imposed by Wester...
» Russia demands Security Council meeting on Ukraine
02/05/14 13:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from KyivPost / Independence. Community. Trust. Russia is calling for an emergency U.N. Security Council meeting on the crisis in Ukraine. © Courtesy Associated Press Associated Press  Russia is calli...
» BBC News - Ukraine crisis: Government forces in Sloviansk offensive
02/05/14 13:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - Home. Pro-Russian rebels have shot down two of Ukraine's army helicopters during an "anti-terror" operation in the eastern city of Sloviansk, Kiev has said. It said a pilot and serviceman had be...
» Russia warns of gas supply disruption to Europe
02/05/14 13:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from KyivPost / Independence. Community. Trust. The state-controlled OAO Gazprom says deliveries scheduled in June should be paid by Ukraine for upfront. © AFP Wall Street Journal  Russia's energy min...
» German Chancellor Merkel arrives at White House
02/05/14 13:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from RSS Breaking News - Asia. German Chancellor Merkel arrives at White House Published on May 2, 2014 10:47 PM   0   20   0   0 PRINT EMAIL   US President Barack Obama and German Chan...
» At least one man has been killed in clashes that broke out in Odessa, Ukraine (LIVE BLOG)
02/05/14 12:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . GLOBALPOST LIVE BLOG: UKRAINE STRUGGLES FOR UNITY UPDATE: 5/2/14 11:40 AM ET The riot police, standing by Odessa might be seeing the same inaction from security forces other parts of Ukraine have seen in the ...
» How a Boston College research project could send Gerry Adams to prison
02/05/14 12:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Enlarge Adams denies involvement in McConville's death. (Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images) Please support our site by enabling javascript to view ads. LONDON, UK — Gerry Adams, arguably the world’s most...
» One man shot dead in clashes in Ukraine's Odessa-police
02/05/14 12:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . KIEV Fri May 2, 2014 8:16pm IST KIEV May 2 (Reuters) - One man was shot dead in clashes between pro-Russian protesters and supporters of Ukrainian unity in the largely Russian-speaking port city of Odessa, lo...
» Unrest Spreading? Riots Turn Deadly...
02/05/14 12:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from odessa - Google News. Unrest Spreading? Riots Turn Deadly in Odessa <a href="http://NBCNews.com" rel="nofollow">NBCNews.com</a>  - ‎26 minutes ago‎ Ukraine's tug-of-war between...
» YouTube
02/05/14 12:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Uploads by Вадим Петров. 3:02 Одесса сейчас Столкновения, ...
» Одесса Сейчас Коктели Молотова 2 05 2014 - YouTube
02/05/14 12:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on May 2, 2014 ПОДПИШИСЬ НА НОВОСТИ http://loo.gl/NdSd
» Molotov cocktails in Ukraine’s Odessa as pro- and anti-Maidan rallies clash — RT News
02/05/14 12:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from RT - News. Published time: May 02, 2014 13:48 Edited time: May 02, 2014 15:22 Image from <a href="http://twitter.com" rel="nofollow">twitter.com</a> @RT_com A fatality and injuries have been re...
» Митинги в Одессе переросли в массовую драку - Чрезвычайные новости, 31.03 - YouTube
02/05/14 12:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Published on Apr 1, 2014 "Чрезвычайные новости" - информ&#...
» Массовая драка в центре Одессы - YouTube
02/05/14 12:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Массовая драка в центре Одессы
» Видео массовых столкновений в Одессе: есть раненые и погибшие
02/05/14 12:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Новости Украины 24 часа в сутки : ЛІГАБізнесІнформ. Столкновения в Одессе ме ...
» СБУ установила личность диверсанта "Абвера" из "группы Стрелка"
02/05/14 12:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ПОДРОБНОСТИ: Все новости. Контрразведка Службы безопа&#...
» Two Ukrainian soldiers, one insurgent killed in Sloviansk fighting; one protester killed in Odessa (LIVE UPDATES)
02/05/14 12:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from KyivPost / Independence. Community. Trust. Editor's Note: Early on May 2, an anti-terrorist operation initiated by the Ukrainian government resumed in Sloviansk, a Donetsk Oblast city of 125,000 people tha...
» The Right Lessons From Chernobyl
02/05/14 12:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Twenty-eight years after Unit 4 at the Chernobyl power plant in what was then Soviet Ukraine erupted into a volcano of radioactivity, its name has become synonymous with the nightmarish side of nuclear power....
» Why Economics Failed - NYTimes.com
02/05/14 12:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . On Wednesday, I wrapped up the class I’ve been teaching all semester: “The Great Recession: Causes and Consequences.” ( Slides for the lectures are available via my blog .) And while teachin...
» U.S. and Germany Fail to Reach a Deal on Spying
02/05/14 12:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON — The effort to remake the intelligence relationship between the United States and Germany after it was disclosed last year that the National Security Agency was tapping Chancellor Angela Mer...
» A Heinous Crime, Secret Histories and a Sinn Fein Leader’s Arrest
02/05/14 12:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . BOSTON — For years, the researchers painstakingly recorded and transcribed oral histories from many of the leaders of the factions caught up in the Troubles in Northern Ireland. They pledged absolute se...
» A Surge Forward on Marriage Equality
02/05/14 12:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . In a landmark 5-to-4 ruling in June, the Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act’s denial of federal benefits to lawfully married same-sex couples — but, in another case from Califor...
» U.S. Sanctions Strategy, Explained - Video
02/05/14 11:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Signed in as mikenova Share this story on NewsBlur Share this story Subscribe to this site Shared stories are on their way...
» So Far, U.S. Sanctions Over Ukraine May Be Inflicting Only Limited Pain on Russia
02/05/14 11:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Some background on the impact of sanctions on Russia and what could happen if the Western leaders decide to go further. Credit By Natalia V. Osipova on Publish Date May 2, 2014 Credit Alexey Druzhinin/Agence ...
» Clashes in Eastern Ukraine as Moscow Issues New Warnings
02/05/14 11:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . MOSCOW — Just two days after declaring its forces “helpless” to control events in eastern Ukraine, the interim government in Kiev began what it called the “active phase” of an as...
» Putin Demands That Ukraine Pull Its Troops From Southeast
02/05/14 11:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . MOSCOW — President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia told Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany on Thursday that Ukraine must remove its military from the southeastern region of the country to resolve the showd...
» Ukraine crisis: why do so many politicians admire Russia's Vladimir Putin?
02/05/14 11:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Vladimir Putin. This is the man that Alex Salmond, the Scottish National Party leader, said this week that he admired for having “restored a substantial part of Russian pride”. Mr Salmond was, ...
» In U.S., Calls To Hold Energy-Rich Baku's Feet To The Fire Over Rights
02/05/14 11:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. W ASHINGTON -- The United States should hold Azerbaijan accountable for its human rights record, even as the energy-rich country has come into renewed focus as a potentia...
» Georgia Tries New Tack With NATO
02/05/14 11:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . With the crisis in Ukraine, Georgia's efforts to join NATO have gained new energy. And while Tbilisi hasn't changed its ultimate aim -- gaining the elusive Membership Action Plan for the alliance -- it is com...
» НАТО может разместить ПРО в Грузии — Haqqin
02/05/14 11:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Haqqin. Специальный представитель гене...
» NATO’s Eastern Members Seek Bases to Deter Russian Threat
02/05/14 11:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Businessweek.com -- Top News. NATO’s newer eastern members are pushing to have alliance forces stationed permanently in their nations, a move at odds with a 1997 understanding with Russia that limits...
» Украина: испытание для НАТО
02/05/14 11:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ГОЛОС АМЕРИКИ. В случае дальнейшей эскалации ...
» бывший посол США в России
02/05/14 11:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Радио Свобода. x Заместитель генерального сек ...
» Want More Renewable Energy? Send in the Drones
02/05/14 11:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense One - All Content. When the world’s largest photovoltaic power plant went online this week in Arizona, it began generating 290 megawatts of clean green electricity that’s powering 100,0...
» D.C. ‘Insiders’ Are Wrong, NATO Could Beat Russia
02/05/14 10:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense One - All Content. “The NATO alliance is not prepared to counter a newly aggressive Russia,” or so blared the lead of the latest National Journal Security Insiders poll . Three-quarters...
» «Глобальную военную игру против НАТО Россия проиграла»
02/05/14 10:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from БК55: новости. Известный джазмен считает, что ...
» Russia stages first Red Square May Day parade since Soviet days
02/05/14 10:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia staged a huge May Day parade on Moscow's Red Square for the first time since the Soviet era on Thursday, with workers holding banners proclaiming support for President Vladimir Putin...
» Putin's Promises To Eastern Ukraine Could Bankrupt Russia
02/05/14 10:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . As the moniker Petrostate implies, the Russian economy and state have an extreme dependence on energy : One half of budget revenues come from taxes and levies on oil and gas. Energy exports currently bring in...
» Russia Shows Modern Military in Ukraine Crisis
02/05/14 10:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. WASHINGTON — An estimated 40,000 Russian troops are deployed on the Ukrainian border, poised to invade if the order comes from Moscow. These forces are part of a much larger militar...
» Russia’s economy: Tipping the scales
02/05/14 10:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WESTERN measures against Russia—asset freezes and visa restrictions aimed at people and firms close to Vladimir Putin—may be pinpricks, but the crisis in Ukraine has already taken its toll on Russ...
» Ukraine reintroduces conscription to counter threat of pro-Russia separatists | World news
02/05/14 10:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest news, sport and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian. Link to video: Ukraine: pro-Russian separatists storm prosecutor's office in Donetsk Ukraine 's embattled government has announced that it i...
» Cold War Against Russia—Without Debate
02/05/14 10:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story .
» US Troops Head to Latvia as Russia Progresses Against ‘Helpless’ Ukraine
02/05/14 10:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from [Untitled]. May 1, 2014 6:30pm Pro-Russian mobs have taken control of more government buildings in Ukraine, as Russian President Vladimir Putin demanded the Ukrainian government pull back its troops from t...
» BBC News - How does Europe wean itself off Russian gas?
02/05/14 10:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - Home. 1 May 2014 Last updated at 17:13 ET European countries are trying to break away from their dependence on Russian gas Each escalation of the crisis in Ukraine sends a jolt of nervousness fa...
» Russia as a Regional Power
02/05/14 10:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . It's hard to look on the bright side of the dismemberment of a sovereign state by force of arms. But because of Russia’s annexation of Crimea and the ongoing threat Vladimir Putin intends to pose to eas...
» Ukraine minister: Russia planning invasion - Europe
02/05/14 10:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). Ukraine's foreign minister has accused Russian troops of infiltrating and destabilising the east of the country, saying Moscow plans to invade and annex other regions. In an inter...
» Merkel makes first White House visit since NSA spying scandal
02/05/14 10:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from euronews. For the first time since it emerged her mobile phone may have been monitored for years by the US, Angela Merkel is visiting the White House. Ukraine will be the focus of the talks but the spying ...
» Spying, Ukraine Are the Main Topics for Meeting Between Obama and Merkel
02/05/14 09:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Wire. On Friday morning, German Chancellor Angela Merkel is set to meet with President Obama amid a tense atmosphere that involves the ongoing situation in Ukraine as well as disagreements over the U.S...
» NATO Official: Russia Undermining Global Security
02/05/14 09:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Politics. The United States and some of its NATO allies see Russia's intervention in Ukraine as a post-Cold War turning point, possibly ending two decades of hope that Moscow could be made a last...
» Obama and Merkel Huddle as Russia Crisis Wears On
02/05/14 09:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany — a pivotal figure in the standoff between Russia and the West — is in Washington for talks with President Barack Obama at a crucial point in the crisis. When t...
» Президент России
02/05/14 09:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Глава Российского государства оп&#...
» Ukraine Launches Large-Scale Offensive to Regain Slovyansk -- Update
02/05/14 09:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . By Lukas I. Alpert Ukraine launched a military operation Friday to regain control of the pro-Russian separatist stronghold of Slovyansk, overrunning numerous roadblocks and surrounding the city, officials sai...
» ​Ukraine army launches assault on rebel stronghold
02/05/14 09:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Russia has massed tens of thousands of troops along the border with Ukraine, and Friday’s developments raised the risks of a Russian military response. Ukrainian troops attacked the rebel stronghold of ...
» Ukraine Launches Military Assault On Slavyansk
02/05/14 08:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Two pilots have been killed after pro-Russian separatists shot down helicopters during the most significant government offensive so far in the east of Ukraine. Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov urged l...
» Home Office says sorry for Britain's airports IT meltdown
02/05/14 08:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Nationwide fault on UK Border Force computers caused severe disruption Travellers queued for up to four hours as every British airport was affect Reports of fights breaking out at Gatwi...
» The brink of war: Military helicopter shot down by pro-Russian rebels as violence rocks Ukraine's east
02/05/14 07:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Around 300 pro-Kremlin activists storm prosecutor's office in Donetsk Guard of 100 police officers attacked with rocks and Molotov cocktails Officers responded with tear gas and stun gr...
» Former Director of Venezuelan Intelligence Agency Shot Dead in Caracas
01/05/14 22:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Global Research. Global Research, April 30, 2014 The former director of Venezuela’s primary intelligence agency has been found shot dead. Venezuelan officials said Eliézer Otaiza was shot dead s...
» Russia's 'Gay Propaganda' Law Takes Effect in Crimea
01/05/14 22:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Advocate.com - Gay News | The Advocate | The World's Leading Source for LGBT News and Entertainment. Authorities have canceled a Pride march and are planning more serious measures to eradicate the 'exp...
» Ukraine detains Russian military attaché for spying
01/05/14 20:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . By Natalia Zinets and Matt Robinson KIEV Thu May 1, 2014 11:32am EDT KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine ordered the expulsion of Russia's military attaché, saying it had caught him "red-handed" receiving classifie...
» Moscow holds first May Day parade since Soviet era | World news
01/05/14 20:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest news, sport and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian. The traditional May Day parade made a return to Moscow's Red Square on Thursday, gathering tens of thousands of students, labour union membe...
» Russia’s Weimar Syndrome - NYTimes.com
01/05/14 09:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . LONDON — Sergei Karaganov, a prominent Russian foreign policy expert at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow, recently provided a useful summation of his vast country’s sense of humiliation an...
» Ukraine Expels Russian Naval Attaché
01/05/14 09:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . MOSCOW — As pro-Russian forces extended their control over parts of eastern Ukraine, the country’s interim authorities ordered the expulsion of a naval attaché at Moscow’s embassy in Ki...
» Ukraine Says That Militants Won the East
01/05/14 09:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . KIEV, Ukraine — It is by now a well-established pattern. Armed, masked men in their 20s to 40s storm a public building of high symbolic value in a city somewhere in eastern Ukraine, evict anyone still t...
» BBC News - Ukraine crisis: Russian military attache held for 'spying'
01/05/14 08:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - Europe. 1 May 2014 Last updated at 06:32 ET Ukraine's special forces held an overnight military exercise in the capital Kiev A Russian military attache has been held in Ukraine on suspicion of s...
» Northern Ireland police arrest Gerry Adams over 1972 murder
01/05/14 08:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . By Maurice Neill and Conor Humphries BELFAST/DUBLIN Thu May 1, 2014 4:49am EDT BELFAST/DUBLIN (Reuters) - Northern Ireland police arrested Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams on Wednesday as part of an investigation...
» Gerry Adams arrest: Son of IRA victim says he knows who killed his mother but is too scared to tell police
01/05/14 08:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from UK headlines. “I haven’t told the police. If I told the police now me or one of my family members or one of my children would get shot. “Everyone thinks this has gone away. But it hasn ...
» Ukraine 'Detains Russian Attache For Spying'
01/05/14 07:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Ukraine Mine: Militia Controls Million Weapons Updated: 11:37pm UK, Wednesday 30 April 2014 By Stuart Ramsay, Chief Correspondent, in Ukraine At the end of a completely anonymous road on the outskirts of the ...
» Sinn Fein Leader Held for 2nd Day Over IRA Killing
01/05/14 07:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: International. Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams remained in police custody for a second day Thursday as detectives questioned him over his alleged role in the Irish Republican Army's abduction, killi...
» 2 inmates killed, dozens hurt as jail building partially collapses
01/05/14 07:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - Justice. By Tina Burnside , CNN updated 6:14 AM EDT, Thu May 1, 2014 STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: " We don't know if they dead or alive," relative says About 600 inmates were in the building The cause o...
» Report: Worldwide Press Freedom Declines
01/05/14 07:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A Washington-based democracy advocacy group says media freedom around the world has declined to its lowest levels in a decade, including in places that had been making progress. Freedom H...
» Why NATO is such a thorn in Russia's side
30/04/14 20:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - Europe. STORY HIGHLIGHTS In cadet school, Russian pupils have questions for NATO They ask: why do you need to be on our border Putin used strategic military reasoning to annexe Crimea Among gener...
» Ukraine's restive east slipping from government's grasp
30/04/14 19:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . HORLIVKA, Ukraine (Reuters) - Pro-Moscow separatists seized government offices in more Ukrainian towns on Wednesday, in a further sign that authorities in Kiev are losing control of the country's eastern indu...
» Ukraine's Acting President Warns Spread of Unrest Must Be Prevented
30/04/14 19:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Updated April 30, 2014 11:04 a.m. ET Efforts by the new government in Kiev to maintain control in the troubled east have stumbled amid a renewed push by militants to seize government buildings. Ukraine's acti...
» Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams arrested on suspicion of 1972 murder
30/04/14 19:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. 'Freedom fighter'-turned-politician, 65, was arrested in Co Antrim He is accused of the murder of mother-of-ten Jean McConville She was abducted and murdered by Provisional IRA and secr...
» US says Russia behind escalating violence in Ukraine
30/04/14 15:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. John Kerry claims Russia reneged on deal struck in Geneva two weeks ago Pro-Russian separatists today seized control of buildings in Horlivka Kerry reveals U.S. has evidence of Moscow d...
» Forty-Fifth Defendant Sentenced for Trafficking Identities of Puerto Rican U.S. Citizens
30/04/14 12:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ENEWSPF News. Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)—April 28, 2014. A Dominican national was sentenced today for his role in trafficking the identities and corresponding identity documents of Puerto Rican U...
» Announced today Jose Caldero changes in the Police
30/04/14 12:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Superintendent Jose Caldero Lopez on Monday directed the game of musical chairs inside the dome of the Police, que has already made several changes, i knew this medium. Cauldron López, who was sworn in t...
» Gobernador garantiza trabajo de empleados de procuradurías – Metro
30/04/14 12:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Metro - Últimas noticias. El gobernador Alejandro García Padilla insistió el miércoles en que reducirá el tamaño del gobierno sin despedir empleados y aseguró que los servicio...
» Challenging Putin’s Values - NYTimes.com
30/04/14 10:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . While you can talk about Ukraine until the cows come home, this story is 95 percent about Vladimir Putin and how he has chosen to define Russia’s interests. The truth is, Russia and its neighbors need a...
» Not Getting Through to Mr. Putin
30/04/14 10:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The United States and the European Union announced another round of sanctions against Russia on Monday and Tuesday: the Americans against Russians close to President Vladimir Putin, including the president of...
» Ukrainian President Says Police Can’t Control Militias in East
30/04/14 10:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . DONETSK, Ukraine — The acting president of Ukraine said on Wednesday that the police and security officials in several regions in the eastern part of the country could not control the pro-Russian militi...
» Americans Want to Pull Back from World Stage, WSJ Poll Finds
30/04/14 10:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . April 30, 2014 12:05 a.m. ET A WSJ/NBC News poll shows that approval of President Barack Obama's handling of foreign policy sank to the lowest level of his presidency. Pictured, Mr. Obama at a news conference...
» Ukraine, Sanctions Expected to Dominate Merkel's Obama Meeting
30/04/14 10:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Updated April 29, 2014 9:20 p.m. ET The Ukraine crisis—and the role of further potential sanctions on Russia—will top the agenda for both Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Barack Obama when t...
» Ukraine Army on 'Full Combat Alert'
30/04/14 10:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Ukraine's acting president says its military is "on full combat alert" against a possible invasion by Russian troops massed on the border. Acting President Oleksandr Turchynov said in a m...
» Ukraine crisis: Small numbers, global impact
30/04/14 10:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - Europe. Pro-Russian activists storm an administration building in the center of Luhansk, Ukraine, on Tuesday, April 29. Ukraine has seen a sharp rise in tensions since a new pro-European governme...
» Ukraine crisis: Kiev powerless as east slips out of its control | World news
30/04/14 09:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest news, sport and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian. Link to video: Donetsk in east Ukraine rocked by violent clashes Ukraine 's beleaguered government appears to have lost control of law and o...
» Restive eastern Ukraine slips from Kiev government's grasp
30/04/14 09:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . By Marko Djurica HORLIVKA, Ukraine Wed Apr 30, 2014 8:26am EDT HORLIVKA, Ukraine (Reuters) - Masked gunmen in military fatigues seized government offices in another Ukrainian town on Wednesday, in a further s...
» последние события в Донбассе и Крыму
30/04/14 08:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Новости Украины 24 часа в сутки : ЛІГАБізнесІнформ. Что происходит в Харьков ...
» 1 of 6 victims shot at FedEx facility remains critical; dead...
29/04/14 19:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . A 19-year-old baggage handler, who was armed ‘like Rambo,’ opened fire on his co-workers at a FedEx facility in Kennesaw early this morning, injuring six people, before killing himself. The gunman...
» ‘We Won’t Invade Ukraine,’ Russian Military Chief Tells Chuck Hagel | TIME.com
29/04/14 14:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from [Untitled]. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel received “assurance” from his Russian counterpart, Sergei Shoygu, on Monday that the Kremlin would not send troops amassed on its western border wit...
» Kerry: U.S. Taped Moscow’s Calls to Its Ukraine Spies - The Daily Beast
29/04/14 13:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Landov The United States has proof that the Russian government in Moscow is running a network of spies inside eastern Ukraine because the U.S. government has recordings of their conversations, Secretary of St...
» ЦРУ перехватило указания кремлевских чиновников сепаратистам на востоке Украины
29/04/14 13:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Перехваченная информация свидет ...
» Разведка США перехватила разговоры Кремля со шпионами в Украине - В Мире
29/04/14 13:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from MIGnews.com.ua. Государственный секретарь СШh...
» 5 More Questions: Kyiv Post editor Brian Bonner's unfiltered take on Ukraine
29/04/14 13:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Brian Bonner left the St. Paul Pioneer Press for good in 2007, eventually returning to the Kyiv Post in Ukraine, where he was quickly reappointed chief editor of the small, independent paper. A classic, tough...
» Kyiv Post editor Brian Bonner's unfiltered take on Ukraine
29/04/14 13:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from KyivPost / Independence. Community. Trust. April 29, 2014, 6:35 p.m. | A pro-Russian activist throws flowers from a window near a flag of the so-called "People's militia of Donbass" after she and other act...
» Лукашенко и Путин обсудят ситуацию в Украине
29/04/14 13:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ПОДРОБНОСТИ: Все новости. Сегодня в Минске об Украине бу...
» Pro-Russian Protesters Storm Offices in Ukraine's Luhansk
29/04/14 13:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. P ro-Russian demonstrators have seized the regional administration building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Luhansk. Several thousand demonstrators marched on the buildi...
» Pro-Russia Activists Seize Government Headquarters in Luhansk | News
29/04/14 13:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Vasily Fedosenko / Reuters Pro-Russian activists attack the regional administration building in Luhansk, eastern Ukraine. Hundreds of pro-Russian separatists have seized the regional government head...
» The Progressive Economics Forum » The Kleptocracy of Vladimir Putin
29/04/14 13:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Progressive Economics Forum. More than one critic has noted that Russia doesn’t manufacture anything the world wants (a knock that now can be laid against Canada, especially since the dramatic fa...
» Video: Do US-EU sanctions against Russia go far enough?
29/04/14 13:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russian news, all the latest and breaking Russia news. The European Union widened sanctions against Russia for its actions in Ukraine, following similar steps yesterday by the US, which called separatist v...
» Ukraine Crisis: Pro-Russia activists seize Luhansk headquarters - Europe - World
29/04/14 13:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Activists shouting "Referendum Russia" flew a Russian flag over the building after a number of men armed with metal bars smashed the windows and doors to gain access. The action will doubtless raise tensions ...
» EU extends sanctions against Russians over Ukraine | World news
29/04/14 12:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest news, sport and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian. Pro-Russian activists storm an administration building in Luhansk. Photograph: Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP The European Union has released t...
» Ukraine: EU sanctions list – who's who | World news
29/04/14 12:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest news, sport and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian. Russian deputy prime minister Dmitry Kozak is one of the few well-known names on the EU sanctions list. Photograph: Sergei Grits/AP The EU s...
» What are Russia's real motivations in Ukraine? We need to understand them | Ruth Deyermond | Comment is free
29/04/14 12:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Latest news, sport and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian. Ukrainian soldiers sit on top of an armoured personnel carrier at a checkpoint outside the city of Slaviansk where pro-Russian separatist re...
» Is the Mafia Europe's New Security Threat? - Room for Debate
29/04/14 11:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Responses to Europe's Mob Economy. Introduction Officials excavating toxic waste allegedly buried by the mafia in Southern Italy. Nadia Shira Cohen for The New York Times The strength of organized crim...
» Senate Drops Bid to Report on Drone Use
29/04/14 11:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON — The Senate has quietly stripped a provision from an intelligence bill that would have required President Obama to make public each year the number of people killed or injured in targeted ki...
» Representative Grimm’s Ex-Business Partner Has Mob Ties, Prosecutors Say
29/04/14 11:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Victor J. Blue for The New York Times Bennett Orfaly, who owned a restaurant with Representative Michael G. Grimm, trying to shield Ofer Biton, a former fund-raiser for the congressman, from cameras in Brookl...
» Grimm, Staten Island Lawmaker, Is Charged With Fraud
29/04/14 11:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Representative Michael G. Grimm of Staten Island; Loretta E. Lynch, the United States attorney in Brooklyn; and George Venizelos, an F.B.I. assistant director, discussed the congressman’s indictment. Pu...
» Rep. Michael Grimm - Google Search
29/04/14 11:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story .
» Rep. Michael Grimm, facing federal charges of tax and business fraud, surrenders to FBI
29/04/14 11:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Republicans face the prospect that the indictment could cost them their only congressional seat in New York City, as Grimm was already facing a formidable challenge from former City Council member Domenic M. ...
» Russian Defense Minister Tells Hagel Russia Will Not Invade Ukraine
29/04/14 10:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Pentagon says Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoygu has assured Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel that Russian forces will not invade Ukraine. The two spoke by telephone Monday, with Hag...
» Ukraine crisis: Moscow assures Pentagon it will not invade
29/04/14 10:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Ukraine Crisis - Latest news and developments from Ukraine and Crimea. Mr Hagel also asked Moscow's help in "securing the release of the seven inspectors from the Organization for Security and Cooperation ...
» Russian troops deployed along Ukrainian border 'return to barracks' | News | DW.DE
29/04/14 10:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu (pictured above, center) told US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel that the decision to pull back the troops came after Moscow had received assurances from Ukraine that i...
» Hagel asks Russians to declare their intentions in Ukraine
29/04/14 10:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Enlarge Photo Ukrainian government troops atop an armored personal carrier travel on a country ... more > Related Stories Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has asked his Russian counterpart to clarify his...
» No sign of Russian troops withdrawing from Ukraine border-NATO official
29/04/14 10:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . BRUSSELS Tue Apr 29, 2014 5:30am EDT BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO has seen no sign that tens of thousands of Russian troops are withdrawing from close to the Ukraine border, a NATO official said on Tuesday, desp...
» Kerry Sees Ukraine Crisis as Uniquely Putin's
29/04/14 10:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Updated April 29, 2014 4:55 a.m. ET Secretary of State John Kerry testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee this month. He says more sanctions may be needed. Getty Images Secretary of State John...
» NATO: No Sign Russian Troops Are Pulling Back From Ukraine
29/04/14 10:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . April 29, 2014 8:36 a.m. ET BRUSSELS—Officials of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization said they saw no sign of a withdrawal of Russian forces from near the border with Ukraine and cast doubt on a Rus...
» ITAR-TASS: World - Russian defense minister reassures US colleague on Ukraine
29/04/14 10:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ITAR-TASS. WASHINGTON, April 29. /ITAR-TASS/. Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu gave reassurances to his US counterpart Chuck Hagel that Russia had no plans of bringing its troops to Ukraine, a s...
» Defense Minister Shoigu Concerned At U.S., NATO Military Activity | News
29/04/14 10:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Yevgeny Razumny / Vedomosti Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu told Hagel that Russian forces had returned to their permanent positions. The Russian defense minister has expressed concern about what he calle...
» Moscow calls US, NATO military buildup near Russian borders ‘unprecedented’ — RT News
29/04/14 10:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from RT - News. Published time: April 28, 2014 21:58 Edited time: April 29, 2014 01:32 Russia's Defence Minister Sergey Shoigu (L) and U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel (R) (RIA Novosti / Reuters) Russia ...
» Ramzan Kadyrov Picks A New Fight
29/04/14 10:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. T wo years after his highly publicized but inconclusive polemic with Republic of Ingushetia head Yunus-Bek Yevkurov over the disputed border between their respective repu...
» Shoigu Says Russia Won't Invade Ukraine
29/04/14 10:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. R ussian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has assured U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel that Russia will not invade Ukraine. The two defense chiefs spoke by phone on April...
» Russia Denounces New US Sanctions
29/04/14 08:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Who's Who On Latest Sanctions US And EU List Updated: 11:00am UK, Tuesday 29 April 2014 The US has targeted seven of President Vladimir Putin's "cronies" in a new round of sanctions over the Ukraine crisis. T...
» South African 'free diver' swims NAKED just inches from deadly sharks
29/04/14 08:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Photos show Lesley Rochat swimming with Tiger sharks in South Africa Dressed in only a bikini, she comes within inches of the deadly creatures Ms Rochat, who founded AfriOceans, aims to...
» Pakistani killer murdered 3 gay men after having sex with them
28/04/14 20:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Muhammed Ejaz, 28, confessed to killing the three men he met online Members of the gay community are worried he will be seen as a hero in Pakistan's conservative Islamic society Ejaz ha...
» Russia sanctions not tough enough — yet, analysts say
28/04/14 20:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Russian businessman Yuri Kovalchuk attends an Oct. 6, 2011, meeting in Moscow. (Photo: Alexander Zemlianichenko, AP) SHARE 20 CONNECT EMAIL MORE The latest sanctions announced Monday by the United States and ...
» Russia's Ukraine actions highlight its military limits
28/04/14 20:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Russian troops patrol near the Ukraine border. (Photo: Pavel Golovkin, AP) WASHINGTON — Russia's successful annexation of Crimea and destabilizing efforts on Ukraine's eastern border suggest the country...
» Obama’s half-measures give Vladimir Putin little to fear
28/04/14 17:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Culture Connoisseur Badge Culture Connoisseurs consistently offer thought-provoking, timely comments on the arts, lifestyle and entertainment. More about badges | Request a badge Washingtologist Badge Washing...
» Trainee surgeon Suheil Ahmed struck off for turning hospital ward into 'porn studio'
28/04/14 17:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Dr Suheil Ahmed, 28, will be struck off in 28 days medical tribunal rules Police investigation found 110 images of female patients on his computer He admitted 11 counts of voyeurism and...
» Is Putin at Risk of Being Overthrown by a Coup?
28/04/14 17:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The InterpreterThe Interpreter. Staunton, April 28 – Many in Russia and the West have speculated that the combination of Vladimir Putin’s policies against Ukraine, Moscow’s increasing iso...
» Mayor in eastern Ukraine shot as pro-Russian militants gain ground
28/04/14 17:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Kernes has swiveled his allegiance and now maintains civil relations with the new Ukrainian government in Kiev. His city was a hotbed of pro-Russian activists, but in recent weeks Kernes and police managed to...
» U.S. imposes new sanctions on Russia
28/04/14 17:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The new sanctions were imposed under executive orders Obama signed last month following Russia’s incursion into the Ukrainian region of Crimea. In a statement, the White House noted that a separate orde...
» U.S. sanctions Putin allies as Ukraine violence goes on
28/04/14 17:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . DONETSK/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - The United States imposed new sanctions on allies of Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday, prompting Moscow to denounce "Cold War" tactics amid more violence in ea...
» Pro-Russian mayor shot in the back in assassination attempt in Ukrainian city that has been the scene of pro-Moscow protests
28/04/14 17:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Gennady Kernes, the mayor of Kharkiv, was shot during morning bike ride Comes day after ultranationalists clashed with protesters in the city Meanwhile, masked militants seized council ...
» U.S. Announces More Sanctions Against Russia
28/04/14 14:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . In Manila, President Obama said new sanctions against Russian individuals and companies were “the next stage in a calibrated effort” to change President Vladimir V. Putin’s behavior in Ukrai...
» José Caldero juramenta como nuevo superintendente
28/04/14 14:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . El superintendente de la Policía, José Caldero López, tomó oficialmente posesión de su trabajo como jefe de la uniformada al juramentar esta mañana al cargo en una ceremonia cele...
» The War on Truth in Ukraine
28/04/14 14:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . WASHINGTON — For a moment last week, war seemed imminent. A day after Russia ’s foreign minister, Sergey V. Lavrov, warned Ukraine ’s leaders against using force in the crisis there, the Ukr...
» Putin’s Useful Idiots - NYTimes.com
28/04/14 14:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Western intellectuals have long had a soft spot for Russia. Voltaire, the French teacher of tolerance and a great friend of Catherine the Great , said that he would gladly move to Russia, though only if its c...
» Opinion: Why Geneva accord on Ukraine is tactical victory for Russia
28/04/14 13:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - Opinion. A masked man stands guard outside a regional administration building seized by pro-Russian separatists in Slaviansk, Ukraine. STORY HIGHLIGHTS The declaration is set to be an important t...
» U.S. targets Putin's 'inner circle' in new sanctions over Ukraine
28/04/14 12:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - Europe. STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: Those sanctioned include Russia's envoy to Crimea, tech chief, deputy PM The EU will target about 15 officials The new round of sanctions comes as tensions remain hi...
» Появилось видео допроса захваченного в плен луганского активиста
28/04/14 12:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Новости Украины 24 часа в сутки : ЛІГАБізнесІнформ. В интернете появилось ви ...
» One serviceman killed, one injured after explosion in Donetsk region
28/04/14 12:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from KyivPost / Independence. Community. Trust. April 28, 2014, 6:11 p.m. | Ukraine — by Interfax-Ukraine Armed men in military fatigues stand guard in front of a regional administrative building seized l...
» Кто такой лидер самообороны в Славянске: полковник из России и любитель военной реконструкции (фото)
28/04/14 12:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ПОДРОБНОСТИ: Все новости. Руководитель самообороны Сл&#...
» Khodorkovsky Gets Chilly Reception In Donetsk
28/04/14 12:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. M ikhail Khodorkovsky spent Sunday being alternately cheered and heckled during a trip to the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk. Khodorkovsky, the Russian ex-tycoon who s...
» 'Russian Rambos' Sentenced In Far East
28/04/14 12:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A court in Russia's Far Eastern city of Vladivostok has sentenced six men -- nicknamed the "Russian Rambos" -- for the murder of three police officers, as well as attempt...